Heft is a member of the San Bernardino County Search and Rescue and was called to action , as the fire erupted in the Cajon Pass.
Today, she was recognized by Principal Kristin Dupree and Superintendent Tom Hoegerman for her commitment to making a difference for the community. "We have our own special 'hero' here at Mariana Academy," Principal Kristin Dupree said. "I would like to show 'Mariana Pride' by saying thank you for her dedication and self sacrifice."
Our thoughts remain with those affected by this tragedy, as well as our first responders who are working so hard to serve our community.